Churchill's British Resistance - The Auxiliary Units


Devon Area Auxiliary Unit Group Commanders.

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This photo is courtesy of the family of Captain Dingley. Photo taken between 1/12/42 and 11/2/43 at HQ, Langstone Manor, North Brentor, Devon

Devon & Cornwall Officers 1943

Rear, L-R: William Mewton (Liskeard), Edward Linscott (Torbay), Edward Harte (Truro), Alwyn Robertson (Ivybridge), Cyril Wellington (Plymouth), Arden Harris (Fowey)

Middle, L-R: Leslie Bawden (Lizard), F J Yeo (Truro), Walter Sandow (Lands End), Robert Drew (Bodmin), Capt. Roy Bradford (Devon Scout Section), Gerald Slee (Barnstaple), Alfred Eardley (Dawlish), Leonard Glover Howes (East Devon), Albert Smith (Torbay)

Front, L-R: Alec McLeod (Mabe), Walter Eva (Lizard), Gerald Sergeant (Liskeard), Capt. John Dingley (Cornwall IO), Capt. Stuart Edmundson (Devon IO), William Falcon (Ivybridge), Sidney Basil Wood (East Devon), Arthur Eversley-Green (Torbay)

At Stand Down Devon is area 16.

North Devon.

Area and Group 1 Commander : Captain Gerald W Slee, Nutaburry Works, Bideford, Telephone Bideford 15.

South Devon.

Original Officer I/C of Groups 2 & 3 and Trainer : Captain William Falcon, Slade, Cornwood.

Area and Group 2 Commander : Captain Cyril Wellington, Trelawney Road, Plympton, Telephone Plympton 2062.

Group 3 Commander : Captain Alwyn P W Robertson, Harford Farm, Ivybridge, Telephone Ivybridge 130.

Group 4 Commander : Captain Albert J Smith, Torquay Road, Paignton.
2nd Lieutenant Edward J G Linscott, Kingshurst Drive, Paignton
Lieutenant Arthur Noel Eversley-Green, Belle Vue Road, Paignton, medically discharged.

Group 5 Commander : Lieutenant Alfred W Eardley, Exeter Road, Dawlish, Telephone Dawlish 2209.

East Devon.

Area Commander : Captain Leonard G Howes, Rhode House, Colyford, Telephone Colyton 164.

Group 6 Commander : Captain S B “Woody” Wood, The Brecks, Seaton, Telephone Seaton 92.
2nd Lieutenant Arthur W Pope, Newton Poppleford.